About Leona G. Shankle, Author
Book Title: At The Starting Gate
Leona G. Shankle, a retired teacher turned writer and first time author, emerges from a forty-year journey through young adulthood, marriage and motherhood, and teaching and mentoring. She hopes to encourage others who have put their dreams on hold or on the back burner of life to reach for their dreams. If you have ever thought about writing a book, then Leona’s new book is a must have.
Leona introduces her book, At The Starting Gate, a collection of her poetry and short stories. After proclaiming time after time that she wanted to write a story or a book, Leona said “time to walk the talk” and decided to “do it” instead of talking about it. With the passion for writing rekindled, Leona wrote this book to finally get her story told.
Her delightful short stories and inspiring poetry collection will encourage you to start writing your book. It will help motivate you while you write.
Her book is an example aspiring authors can hold, read, examine, and critique. This captivating book provides new writers tangible evidence that they can write a book.
Leona's book will make you say...
"I can do that!"